# Definition of Centimeter. Meaning of Centimeter. Synonyms of Centimeter

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## Definition of Centimeter

Centimeter
Centimeter Cen"ti*meter, Centimetre Cen"ti*metre, n. [F. centim[e]tre; centi- (L. centum) + m[e]tre. See Meter.] The hundredth part of a meter; a measure of length equal to rather more than thirty-nine hundredths (0.3937) of an inch. See Meter.

## Meaning of Centimeter from wikipedia

- A centimetre (international spelling) or centimeter (American spelling) (SI symbol cm) is a unit of length in the metric system, equal to one hundredth...
- A cubic centimetre (or cubic centimeter in US English) (SI unit symbol: cm3; non-SI abbreviations: cc and ccm) is a commonly used unit of volume that corresponds...
- The gram per cubic centimetre is a unit of density in the CGS system, commonly used in chemistry, defined as m**** in grams divided by volume in cubic centimetres...
- Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 2018-03-27.[failed verification] "The Centimeter-Gram-Second (CGS) System of Units - Maple Programming Help". www.maplesoft...
- The 33-centimeter or 900 MHz band is a portion of the UHF radio spectrum internationally allocated to amateur radio on a secondary basis. It ranges from...
- publishing industry primarily uses pixels per inch but sometimes pixels per centimeter is used, or a conversion factor is given. The PNG image file format only...
- A centimetre of water (US spelling centimeter of water, abbreviated cmH 2O or cm H2O) is a less commonly used unit of pressure derived from pressure head...
- The hydrogen line, 21-centimeter line or H I line is the electromagnetic radiation spectral line that is created by a change in the energy state of neutral...
- is defined as the number of wavelengths per unit distance, typically centimeters (cm−1): ν ~ = 1 λ {\displaystyle {\tilde {\nu }}\;=\;{\frac {1}{\lambda...
- introduced dots per centimeter (d/cm or dpcm) refers to the number of individual dots that can be placed within a line of 1 centimeter (≈ 0.393 in). Monitors...